Jerry Saltz writes about what it means, or could mean, as art openings in galleries shift to art for sale on the internet.
Read the whole article from Vulture here.
The online retail giant is planning to open a new section on its site as soon as July where it will offer one-of-a-kind paintings, prints and other fine art, according to interviews with a dozen gallery owners.
Read the whole article on The Wall Street Journal.
Amazon.com is expected to launch an online art gallery later this year. The online retailer of books, electronics and apparel aims to offer over 1,000 art objects from at least 125 galleries, according to dealers who have been approached by the website’s business development group. Amazon executives told one dealer that 109 galleries have already agreed to participate.
Read the whole article here in The Art Newspaper.